Hormuz Island - Iran Tourist Attractions
Hormuz Island in Bandar Abbas, known as the ‘Land of Colors’, is a small but mesmerizingly beautiful island with a unique tranquility and a dreamlike natural environment. Its landscape is marked by vibrant red, yellow, and orange hues contrasting against the turquoise Persian Gulf. The island is a paradise for geologists and nature lovers, offering habitats for various animal species. Key attractions include the red mountain known as ‘Gelak’, the Valley of Silence, and the unique local cuisine flavored with ‘Soragh’ spice derived from the island’s red soil. Notable sites include Rainbow Valley, the Valley of Statues, the Dr. Ahmad Nadalian Museum, and the Hormuz Carpet.